Victoria Moores

European Editor/Bureau Chief , Air Transport World

Victoria Moores joined Air Transport World as our London-based European Editor/Bureau Chief on 18 June 2012. Victoria has nearly 20 years’ aviation industry experience, spanning airline ground operations, analytical, journalism and communications roles.

Victoria began her aviation career in 1997, working in airline ground operations in the UK and Belgium for British Midland International. She returned to the UK in late 2001 and took on the role of operations analyst for Bombardier Flexjet Europe, gaining experience in the business aviation sector.

In 2003, she joined Reed Business Information as an aviation journalist for its Flightglobal titles. After six years writing for newswire Air Transport Intelligence, Victoria became Features Editor of Airline Business magazine in spring 2009.

Most recently Victoria was General Manager Communications for the Association of European Airlines (AEA), an industry body which represents the interests of 34 major European network carriers. In this role, she was responsible for directing the association’s media relations strategy.

Victoria holds an Air Transport MSc from Cranfield University and a business degree from The University of Derby.

Posts by Victoria Moores

in Need I say Moores Nov 20, 2015

Technology gap

African airlines largely skipped internet distribution and went directly to mobile, but they have to get the basics right before adding more frills....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 29, 2015

An alternative safety demonstration

This is more than your run of the mill comedy cabin briefing; it’s an extremely elegant Emirates performance at Lisbon’s Estadio de Luz stadium....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 23, 2015

Strength in numbers

Five big airlines may make up 51% of the European market, but 136 smaller carriers account for the remaining 46% and they also have a voice....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 09, 2015

French revolution

The English saying “to take the shirt from somebody’s back” took on a whole new meaning after tensions erupted between Air France and its unions....More
in Need I say Moores Sep 25, 2015

Routes 2015: African headwinds

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. African carriers need to be realists, or....More
in Need I say Moores Sep 15, 2015

Bloodbath, or just a scratch? ​

Predictions of an impending “bloodbath” among European airlines have become as much a feature of winter as the first Christmas decorations appearing....More
in Need I say Moores Aug 21, 2015

Half full or half empty?

Do you feel like every flight you get on is packed? Blame the “inspection paradox”....More
in Need I say Moores Jul 15, 2015

20:20 hindsight

Europe’s oldest low-cost carrier, Ryanair, has just celebrated its 30th birthday in strong health and with many bright years ahead, but things could....More
in Need I say Moores Jun 19, 2015

An unlikely marriage

European heavyweights Air France-KLM, easyJet, International Airlines Group (IAG), Lufthansa Group and Ryanair came together in Brussels to voice....More
in Need I say Moores May 29, 2015

You can’t e-mail a hug

“You can’t e-mail a hug” was an advertising slogan that I spotted recently, plastered on a huge billboard outside my local railway station. The....More